Elaborate stonework with mud "cement" found at 9,000-year-old Neolithic village in Motza Emil Salman

9,000-year-old Neolithic City Discovered in Jerusalem Valley

People were still transitioning from hunting-gathering to farming when this vast town with stone houses and red-floored gathering sites arose by Jerusalem, and finally, began to appreciate children

A sprawling, prosperous Neolithic village dated to 9,000 years ago has been discovered in Motza, at the foot of the Jerusalem hills. The site, featuring dozens of stone houses, grander buildings that may have...

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